Jeffrey Bortz

Jeffrey Bortz


The writer is professor of history at the Appalachian State University. He was awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship for his work on Mexican history.


Fidel's greatest contribution was surviving as symbol of anti-imperialism

The man who co-wrote a book with Fidel Castro analyses his regime for WION Read Article

The 2016 US election: Labour unions and working class wages

There is no question that a Trump victory would be unfavourable for workers, but will Hillary Clinton's victory help working families? Read Article

September 11 in Chile: A personal account of torture and mass murder

The coup in Chile taught me that, however, old a democracy may be, when the rich and powerful feel threatened, they will act. Read Article